Continental Innovates with Rancher and Kubernetes
There are two recommended deployment strategies for a Rancher server that manages downstream Kubernetes clusters. Each one has its own pros and cons. Read more about which one would fit best for your use case:
In this deployment scenario, there is a single Rancher control plane managing Kubernetes clusters across the globe. The control plane would be run on a high-availability Kubernetes cluster, and there would be impact due to latencies.
In the regional deployment model a control plane is deployed in close proximity to the compute nodes.